Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 174 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [login]

Login, or logon, meaning to authenticate with a computer.

-1
votes
0answers
15 views

How to decrease client login time to ejabberd server [on hold]

I need some advice on how to decrease client logging time to an ejabberd server, particularly mobile users on a 3G network who may not have a good signal strength. How can I achieve maximum ...
1
vote
1answer
32 views

Run application on any user sign in/log on with elevated privileges

I am trying to make an application run on any user sign in (or session connection, be it local or remote) having elevated privileges, but without UAC prompt. When new user is added, application should ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

Need to add a login to a database for SSMS (Sql server) 2008 r2

I need to add a login to a database for SSMS (Sql server) 2008 r2 There is an answer to a very similar question here: How to add users to SQL Server 2008 Management Studio: https://stackoverflow....
0
votes
0answers
7 views

Tomcat with a different JDBCRealm per URL

I'd like to set up Tomcat 8.5 to serve a WAR file under different domains. The application then delivers different content based on the URL. This is easy via the HttpServletRequest. Right now I'm ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Not able to login after migrating libvert on-prem boot disk to Google cloud platform using cloud endure migration service [duplicate]

I migrated the vm from libvirt to Google Cloud Platform using Cloudendure. The initial sync is complete and is in Data Replication stage from over a week. Once the VM is launched using test mode and ...
3
votes
3answers
465 views

What is the minimum action required in order to have access to a newly authorized server folder

I hope I'm at the right place (right stack exchange website). If not please tell me the right one. I got new rights on a folder on a Windows server by being added to Active Directory Group for which ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Cannot log into windows 10 pro with static IP address and no internet access

I recently purchased a computer for a project at work. The OS is Windows 10 Pro. The computer asked for my Microsoft account while I was setting it up for the first time. I thought this was weird but ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

call ifconfig static ip configuration after ssh login

I would like to establish an ssh tunnel via sudo ssh -w 0:0 -o Tunnel=ethernet root@server When this connects to the server I currently need to call sudo ifconfig tun0 162.0.0.102 netmask 255.255....
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Showing error message after Tomcat LockOutRealm error / user lock

I'm using JDBCRealm + LockOutRealm in Tomcat (8, but could switch to 9). This is working all fine, but if a user locks himself out, this is only visible in the logs, not the user facing login error ...
0
votes
2answers
910 views

Someone just trying to hack me? login.cgi+wget

I'm build a new server on Apache, actually I am learning, so I'm trying different things. My security system is already done, but of course I may miss something, or, if not, I do understand that today ...
0
votes
1answer
63 views

Multilingual Linux logins?

@MODS!! I attempted to add a comment to provide further information and seek clarification from the one person who answered. I cannot add a comment due to being new. Thus, I posted an "Answer" and ...
0
votes
2answers
57 views

How can I disable the password reset prompt at ssh login for expired password? (RHEL 6.9)

Environment: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.9 (Santiago) LDAP provided by Oracle Directory Server running on Solaris How do I turn off the automatic change password prompt when a user ...
0
votes
0answers
178 views

Server 2012 Event ID 4625 An account failed to log on

I can' t login using one of my admin account. But i can loggin using Domain admin. Event Details are mentioned in below. please help me.. Log Name: Security Source: Microsoft-Windows-...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

How can I automatically enter cmd without activiate sconfig as default in Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2016?

When Login to Microsoft Hyper-V Server it will firstly execute sconfig.cmd . However it is a little bit unnecessary for me. I can just type sconfig to start it whenever I want. How can I set cmd as ...
1
vote
1answer
268 views

TONS of 4625 events. Failed login attempts. No IP, no username

I have a server that gets keeps getting failed login events (4625). They occur roughly every 20-30 minutes daily. Also appears to be on a schedule. I've tried deleting stored credentials. ...
1
vote
2answers
213 views

Can I “allow logon locally” for ALL local accounts and some domain accounts?

I have used a "Allow logon locally" GPO on a few machines to restrict who can use them. It is annoying that I have to create/link a separate GPO for each set of machines/users (Where is item-level ...
1
vote
1answer
365 views

unkown cause for systemd failure state - systemd-logind cannot start org.freedesktop.systemd1 after server reboot

Basic information Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 7.4 (Maipo) component: systemd Hardware: x86_64 Linux [root@scvberpat01 log]# uname -r 3.10.0-693.21.1.el7.x86_64 General description ...
1
vote
0answers
402 views

ESXi 6.7: Suddenly unable to login

I am currently setting up a new Server with ESXi 6.7 standalone (DELL PowerEdge R620, not part of a vSphere Cluster). This is day two for me working on the Server and for the third time I am suddenly ...
1
vote
0answers
74 views

How to create a single Authentication point with multiple LDAP servers?

I'm currently into a process of creating a central service system from where users can connect to VMs. My goal with this is to have a single point of authentication for all possible users. The issue ...
0
votes
1answer
327 views

Login to local user account doesn't work after joining Windows 10 machine to Active Directory Domain

The title basically says it all. I also tried adding the local user account to the Power Users Group as referenced in this post here: Unable to login with Local account (user) after joining onto ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Remote unlock windows pc providing username and password

we are managing a computer lab with 40 Windows 8 machine, inside an Active Directory domain. We have three accounts (admin, student, teacher), and we want to automatically unlock and login the 40 ...
0
votes
0answers
492 views

How to login locally to Windows Server 2016 with a domain user account?

I have an instance of Windows Server 2016 which is setup as a Domain Controller. An application running on this server requires a domain user account that is permitted to login locally. I have updated ...
0
votes
1answer
490 views

EMC VNX 5300 - How to access Control Station

We have an EMC VNX 5300 and the certificate has expired. I have already researched the instructions for viewing the certificate and regenerating a new one. The steps require accessing the Control ...
3
votes
0answers
42 views

Are there risks / downsides to creating users who are required to login with the LogonType of “Batch”

I am a vendor providing instructions to my users to cover of the situation where they want to create users on a windows server simply for the purpose of authentication. Note: Active Directory is ...
0
votes
0answers
72 views

Last login: Mon May 21 19:46:45 IST 2018 from 1xx.xx.xx.xx on ssh

I am getting below last login message on my RHEL 7.4 VM last two lines are of current session not of last login, where these are configured and how can I remove it other than .hushlogin. Last login: ...
0
votes
0answers
78 views

Refreshing remote server login credentials for Windows File Sharing

I have two servers on the same domain and network. I have a batch script that copies a file from one server to the other using a simple command: xcopy c:\temp \\192.168.1.12\d$\temp Obviously to get ...
0
votes
0answers
54 views

RD Gateway - restrict user account accessibility on target system by client's IP

I have a situation where I need to allow access to user accounts depending on the client's IP. I'm wondering if that can be realized by the means of a RD Gateway and Identity and Access Management. ...
0
votes
0answers
100 views

LDAP login via pam not possible (su as root works)

I installed OpenLDAP on an ArchLinux Server like described in https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/OpenLDAP, and tried to use PAM Authentication with LDAP like in https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/...
0
votes
0answers
49 views

Windows Server 2016 - Account lockout policy not working

I recently hired a VPS with Windows Server 2016, and since I'm getting like 4-5 login attempts per minute to access it, I decided to create an account lockout policy: Account lockout duration: 0 ...
0
votes
0answers
335 views

Disable auto-log-off feature on Windows Server 2012R2

I have 2 PCs, 1 is Windows Server 2012 R2, 1 is Windows 7 Pro. Both control by company's group policy, I access them by Remote Desktop. On Windows 7, I can start downloading some files (10GB) from ...
0
votes
1answer
210 views

Server 2016 login issue

I have a strange issue occurring with a Windows Server 2016 Standard. Usual DC roles, DNS, DHCP, AD When trying to log into the console, as soon as your press control/alt/del combo, screen goes sky ...
2
votes
3answers
867 views

“Server refused to allocate pty” - how to mount devpts automatically?

I have been using this box ubuntu 16.04 box hosted in vSphere every workday for last half a year. I'm connecting to it from Windows with putty/kitty. Today, I was greeted by the message similar to one ...
2
votes
1answer
31 views

Possible to determine what Windows security policy might be affecting automatic logins?

I am working on a simple internal tool that does some work, reboots the machine, auto-logs in, and then continues doing its work (until it's done). This worked fine on our Windows Server 2008 machines ...
0
votes
1answer
125 views

Why am I not seeing the user lockout message?

When I try to login 3 times with the wrong password (locally), instead of seeing user locked out message: su - myuser Account locked due to 3 failed logins I see this: [myuser@ip-10-10-2-53 ~]$ su -...
1
vote
2answers
237 views

Local login fails with HPE RESTful Interface Tool “ilorest”

We have a problem with an HPE Proliant Gen 10 Server. When trying to login to iLO 5 locally from within a Linux OS via HPE's RESTful Interface Tool "ilorest", we get the message "Error: Could not ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

reach an https page from excel vba

Hi could you please help me to solve the following issue? I have a vba script that is trying to reach the following page. https://xx.yy.zz.ww:3000/subscriptions/1021 If I put it directly on the ...
0
votes
0answers
2k views

How to enable insecure guest logons on Windows Server 2016?

Since Windows Server 2016 Update version 1709, insecure guest logons have been automatically disabled. How should insecure guest logons be enabled again? In the linked article, Microsoft suggests to ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

Check the php Session when a user accesses a certain subfolder

I have a login script using a php session under mydomain.com/login.php . Whenever a user accesses something inside the subfolder mydomain.com/internal/ I would like to automatically check whether he ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Linux - Limit user to one application in ssh

This is something that I looked into a while back and found some useful info for... but now that I actually need to do it, of course I can't find that guide I saw anymore. Anyways, here's the ...
0
votes
1answer
605 views

Why is my auth.log file empty?

I have an ubuntu 14.04 server running a service, and I'm currently setting up some logging visualization, but I noticed my /var/log/auth.log is empty. I assumed it wouldn't have much since I've ...
0
votes
2answers
852 views

passwd doesn't work: Authentication token manipulation error

I have an strange problem... I cannot login to my Ubuntu using my own private key. Fortunately I have a password and it works but I cannot change my password. I can su user to root. See the following ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

some clients takes very long to start RDS session

I've hit a wall on this one. I have a 2012R2 RDS setup, it's not struggling with resources, config is good. When users login, some complain that it takes very long to connect (start session). I've ...
0
votes
1answer
334 views

User cannot connect to 2012 R2 session deployment, session with no name created and stuck

We have this week, started having an issue on one or two of our remote desktop session host servers running 2012 R2, whereby when a user attempts to login, they are stuck on one of the login messages ...
0
votes
1answer
300 views

Ubuntu 16.04 - Login not working in external SSH Clients

I've got a DigitalOcean droplet which is running on Ubuntu 16.04 which I am trying to access via PuTTY (the SSH client). Whenever I connect to the droplet, I am prompted with the user login as ...
1
vote
0answers
46 views

Error about missing (sql) field “pw_sieve” under pigeonhole

Yesterday I installed the latest updates of dovecot 2.3 and pigeonhole 0.5.0 in the hope that some sieve-bugs have been fixed in the meantime. However, now I get the error "dovecot: auth-worker(###):...
2
votes
1answer
585 views

Scripts in /etc/profile.d are being executed twice on login

Background Info: I am trying to configure a Linux server running CentOS 7 for multiple users. After installing java I want to globally set the $JAVA_HOME environment variable for all users and add it ...
1
vote
2answers
384 views

SSSD LDAP authentication using two different LDAP servers

I am trying to setup LDAP authentication using SSSD on CentOS 7. Is it possible to set up SSSD in a way that it uses two LDAP servers: one LDAP server is used just for authentification (basically ...
0
votes
0answers
222 views

How to auto-unlock a Windows Server programmatically, after hours?

We have an air-gapped Windows Server, not connected to the public or private network. There are a number of routine tasks that must be performed on this machine after hours. These have been automated ...
0
votes
0answers
78 views

mapping for last login time in ldap

Inside LDAP client I can map attributes from services passwd, group and shadow to LDAP inside client configuration but I cannot find complete list of attributes that are handled by the services. Do ...
1
vote
1answer
331 views

unable to login after making changes to system-auth and password-auth

so I am trying to accomplish something and I can't quite get it. I am trying to limit login attempts to 3 (via ssh, terminal or gui. After those 3 failed attempts, I want to lock the account for 1 ...